Joe Fazio

Hope Kills Fear

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Hope Kills Fear has joined together with the singular goal in mind of crafting emotional ,thought provoking songs to spread a message of hope, faith, strength and perseverance. The band was founded by vocalist Carley Coma, former lead vocalist of the critically acclaimed metal/rock/fusion band Candiria, voted one of Rolling Stone magazines best metal bands. Carley has put in the roadwork by shar…ing the stage with acts like Kill Switch Engage, Clutch, Pantera and Motorhead to name a few. Carley is joined by; Julio Arias (guitars, vocals), Faz (bass) and Steve Richards (guitars, vocals).

The band was formed in New York City, in September 2007. The members strongly identify themselves as Christians and feel strongly about pursuing and promoting the band’s career in a manner that is consistent with their beliefs. They are known for their energetic live performances and are currently focusing on playing venues all across the U.S

The bands name originated from a fan of Carley’s who was battling Cancer. The fan exressed to him how Carley’s lyrics gave him the strength to go on and to never give up hope. Carley read the quote on the young man’s myspace page and saw the words “Hope Kills Fear”.

Hope Kills Fear has been known for spending long hours in the recording studio going over every aspect of a song until the message and the music are one in the same. “We’re focusing on writing songs that deliver a strong and powerful message, songs that inspire and resonate with the listener” Carley Coma, Metal Edge Magazine.

The band’s song “Save Me” is currently being played on Sirius satellite radio and has received significant praise from the press. “Save Me” continues to be added to the playlists of online radio stations across the U.S. Fans and radio Program Directors alike share the same enthusiasm for “Save me,” stating how excited they are about the music and how that particular song speaks to them personally.

Metalsucks.net had this to say about Hope Kills Fear, “Big wall of sound guitars and undeniable hooks mixed well with swirling atmospheric guitars and dense vocal layering. Definitely one to watch out for!”

Hope Kills Fear has arrived and is ready to be heard by those will listen. What Hope Kills Fear is doing represents what could possibly be the next evolution in rock music!